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Anne Düchting has edited the Flexikon article Substantia nigra
The term substantia nigra refers to a nuclear complex in the mesencephalon area which appears to be coloured dark due to a high intracellular concentration of melanin and iron.

Anatomy
The substantia nigra is located in the mesencephalon and ... [more]
Anne Düchting has edited the Flexikon article Cell adhesion molecule
Cell adhesion molecules are membrane proteins that are located on the surface of membranes. They enable the interaction of cells among each other or with the extracellular matrix through receptor-ligand bonds.

Occurrence
Adhesion molecules allow ... [more]
Patrick Bookjans has published the Flexikon article Substantia nigra
The term substantia nigra refers to a nuclear complex in the mesencephalon area which appears to be coloured dark due to a high intracellular concentration of melanin and iron.

Anatomy
The substantia nigra is located in the mesencephalon and ... [more]
Patrick Bookjans has published the Flexikon article Esmolol
Esmolol is short acting drug of the class II group of beta blockers and cardiac dysrhythmia medications. Esmolol is indicated for various cardiovascular diseases.

Indications
Supraventricular tachycardia (paroxysmal tachycardia) Hyperkinetic heart ... [more]
Konstantin Weil has published the Flexikon article Adenosine
Adenosine is a nucleoside. The compound is made up of adenine and ribose.

Structural formula


Significance
Adenosine is a part of the energy-rich compounds adenosine triphosphate (ATP) and adenosine diphosphate (ADP). It also serves ... [more]